June 11, 2020

State of Alabama
Press Release: Medicaid

HHS Announces Cares Act Provider Relief Fund Distribution

To: All Providers

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), announced additional distributions from the Provider Relief Fund to eligible Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) providers that participate in state Medicaid and CHIP programs.


HHS expects to distribute funds to eligible providers through a Provider Relief Fund. To learn more about whether or not you may qualify, as well as how to apply for a distribution, visit www.hhs.gov/providerrelief.


HHS also created a listing of frequently asked questions (FAQs). To view these FAQs, please visit https://www.hhs.gov/coronavirus/cares-act-provider-relief-fund/faqs/index.html.


For the complete press release from HHS go to https://www.hhs.gov/about/news/2020/06/09/hhs-announces-enhanced-provider-portal-relief-fund-payments-for-safety-net-hospitals-medicaid-chip-providers.html.


  • For more information, visit http://medicaid.alabama.gov
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